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SSOE Hackathon 2016

By Katie Junga

Posted August 20, 2015

Monday, September 19 – Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Hilton Garden Inn
Perrysburg, Ohio

This year’s Hackathon is fast approaching. This year’s theme is 20%: increase, reduce, compress, expand ______. The idea is to somehow positively impact any aspect of project delivery by at least 20%. Examples are: cost reduction, schedule compression, increase in documented savings, increase in productivity, improvement of workload projection, etc. Continue reading →

7th Annual STEM in the Park @ BGSU

By hitch

Posted August 10, 2015

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Perry Field House @ BGSU
801 N Mercer Road
Bowling Green, Ohio 43402
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

SSOE will be a part of the festivities at STEM in the Park at Bowling Green State University. This family-friendly event features interactive displays and activities created by area universities, community partners, and local businesses to engage children of all ages in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Families will receive take-home STEM activities + free lunch.
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Lean Construction Institute (LCI) Congress 2016

By hitch

Posted June 4, 2015

Monday, October 3 – Friday, October 7, 2016
Chicago, Illinois

SSOE’s Bob Howell, President / CEO, and John Gill, Director of VDC, will be presenting “Creating a Culture of Collaboration” at this year’s LCI Congress. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, October 5th at 2:05 PM (CST) as part of the “Building People” track. Their presentation will highlight the cultural norms that breed collaboration and the need to establish them to ensure consistent project success. Howell and Gill will also discuss how SSOE implemented a firm-wide program to create these norms of behavior.

This year’s event will include training courses and discussions on a range of topics, including target value design, collaborative environments, and leading change in design. Continue reading →

Michigan Municipal Electric Association (MMEA) Fall Conference 2016

By hitch

Posted June 3, 2015

Wednesday, October 5 – Friday, October 7, 2016
DoubleTree by Hilton
Holland, Michigan

SSOE’s Evan Baker, NICET II, Data / Fire / Security Section Manager, will be presenting at this year’s MMEA Fall Conference on Wednesday, October 5th at 11:00 AM (EST). SSOE has designed the site security hardening of 14 transmission substations in the past year. Evan will provide an overview of these projects including site assessment process, selection of hardening components, electronic technologies used, design features incorporated, as well as lessons learned. Continue reading →